Fees & Services

Tax Returns

When you are doing your tax returns you need to make sure it's done right! John has personally prepared over 40,000 tax returns since he started his business in 1983. Marie Richards, Enrolled Agent, has prepared over 7,000 tax returns since joining the firm in 2000.

Prices are listed below and your fee includes 1 hour of FREE tax advice throughout the year. In addition, FREE IRS audit representation is available for our clients.

New tax clients are encouraged to bring in their last three years' tax returns. We will review the returns for Free!,  If we find any problems we can prepare amended returns for you for a small fee with your authorization.

  • Short Forms $250 and up
  • Long Forms $350 and up
  • Long Forms with a Schedule C or E  $500 and up
  • Partnerships and Corporations $900 and up

These prices include your Federal tax return and a California State tax return. We will prepare tax returns for any of the  other states for a small additional fee.  We also prepare tax returns for Non-Profit Corporations, Fiduciaries, Trusts, and Estates.  Call and let us set-up an appointment for you.


Business Accounting

Starting and running a business requires more than luck . . . Your business must keep good records, file payroll tax returns, sales tax returns, income tax returns and pay taxes and do this in a timely manner. We would like to offer you a Complementary Half Hour Consultation on how we can help you.

The prices are listed below. We can often tell you over the phone what the rates for your business would be.

  • Monthly Accounting & Payroll Services $375 - $500
  • Quarterly Accounting & Payroll Services (per quarter) $600 - $900
  • Payroll Services only (per month) $225 - $275 (includes all quarterly and annual payroll reports)

* Sometimes rates will fluctuate, but we will tell you BEFORE the work is done what your bill will be.

If you are interested in a complimentary half hour consultation, or if you have further questions, call us at 707-444-3874.  We help many different types of businesses.

We can help you be successful.  We resolve issues before they become problems.